“About half the debtors cited medical causes, indicating that between 1.850 and 2.227 million Americans (filers plus dependents) experienced medical bankruptcy.”
|--Study in Health Affairs: The Policy Journal of the Health Sphere|
The disparity between health care available to different members of society is deplorable. In this chapter, we apply idealized design first to a national health-care system that delivers care equitably to everyone, and then to an improved way of delivering it locally.
Almost everyone agrees that the U.S. health-care system is not ideal. It is estimated that 45 million people have no health coverage. The ...